Peugeot -207. And you also? Peugeot 207 Activ. To take or not to take?
In 2004, the first sketches of designers seventh in a row, "dvuhsotki" Peugeot. The serial car debuted in 2006.
Peugeot 207 has an expressive and powerful silhouette, expressing the rapidity of movement. Its hood, falling to the wide open grille of the air intake, is a low fit, all of which speaks of its dynamism and strength of character. The rear rather compact part of the car looks massive. In general, the look turned out more aggressive than the Peugeot 206.
The car is created using components of the Citroen C3 platform. He is taller and broader than the ancestor. The wheelbase also increased by 10 centimeters. In addition, it is better adapted to various road and climatic conditions. Improved thermal insulation of the body and high-power climate control is an excellent proof of this. In a word worthy change of the popular model.
On the design of the model significantly influenced the elder brother of the 407th. It is worth paying attention to the outstanding wheel arches, very strongly sloping rear and sloping hood. The front part is made in the best traditions of the brand: a wide false radiator grille and almond-shaped headlights.
In the cabin of the Peugeot 207 more space for both the driver and passengers. The rear sofa is set a little higher - it adds legroom. Trunk volume - 270 liters. And if you fold the rear seats, it turns out a large compartment with a volume of almost one cubic meter. For things there are many small boxes and pockets. Comfortable seats have a wide range of adjustments and developed lateral support. The color of the upholstery of the seats can vary from dark to shades of velor ivory. The highlight of the interior of the cabin are the dashboard and the center console, sparkling smooth bends chrome rims edging. High-quality and expensive finish door panels and dashboard completes the picture.
An interesting detail of the interior - flavor. Peugeot 207 is equipped with a special flavor. In a special niche in the center console is inserted a tablet with the scent, specially created for Peugeot one of the major perfume companies. So now you can not only adjust the intensity of the air supplied to the salon, but also the intensity of saturation with perfume.
Safety is guaranteed by 6 airbags and five seat belts. In addition, a new chassis design has been applied, which has improved safety as body rigidity has increased.
Suspension. Racks MacPherson strut front and curled "P" - shaped beam at the back. In fact, for the first time on a car of a compact class, the effect of passive steering is fully realized!
The line of power units is represented by six engines - three petrol and three diesel engines.
The first versions of the Peugeot 207 are available only with bodies of 3 and 5-door hatchbacks, and after them on the world stage will appear the mini-wagon SW and the coupe-cabriolet CC.